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Fucus griffithsiae Turner

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Ochrophyta
Class Phaeophyceae
Subclass Fucophycidae
Order Fucales
Family Fucaceae
Genus Fucus

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Fucus griffithsiae Turner
Gymnogongrus giffithisiae, upper subtidal, Ría de Ferrol, Galicia, Spain, 2004, Ignacio Bárbara" . Ignacio Bárbara. © Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Fucus griffithsiae Turner
Gymnogongrus giffithisiae, lower intertidal, Ría de Muros, Galicia, Spain, 2003, Ignacio Bárbara. Ignacio Bárbara. © Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Fucus griffithsiae Turner
Gymnogongrus giffithisiae, lower intertidal with Rhodothamniella floridula, Ría de Muros, Galicia, Spain, 2006, Ignacio Bárbara . Ignacio Bárbara. © Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Fucus griffithsiae Turner
Gymnogongrus giffithisiae, lower intertidal with Rhodothamniella floridula, Ría de Muros, Galicia, Spain, 2006, Ignacio Bárbara. Ignacio Bárbara. © Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Fucus griffithsiae Turner
upper subtidal, Islas Cíes, Galicia, Spain, 2012. 01 Jan 0001. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Fucus griffithsiae Turner
Gymnogongrus griffithsiae. Diameter of carpotetrasporangial outgrowths approx. 300 µm. Broadhaven, Pembrokeshire. 08 Jan 2012. Francis Bunker. © Francis Bunker.

Fucus griffithsiae Turner
Gymnogongrus griffithsiae. Length approx. 3.5 cm. Broadhaven, Pembrokeshire. 08 Jan 2012. Francis Bunker. © Francis Bunker.

 

Sargassum droserifolium var. spathulatum Grunow

Gymnogongrus griffithsiae (Turner) C.Martius Gymnogongrus griffithsiae. Length approx. 3.5 cm. Broadhaven, Pembrokeshire
© Francis Bunker

Publication details
Fucus griffithsiae Turner 1808: 80, pl. 37

Published in: Turner, D. (1807-1808 '1808'). Fuci sive plantarum fucorum generi a botanicis ascriptarum icones descriptiones et historia. Fuci, or coloured figures and descriptions of the plants referred by botanists to the genus Fucus. Vol. I pp. [i, iii], [1]-164, [1]-2, pls 1-71 (col. copp. W.J. Hooker). Londini [London]: typis J. M'Creery, impensis J. et A. Arch.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Fucus is Fucus vesiculosus Linnaeus.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gymnogongrus griffithsiae (Turner) C.Martius

Eponomy
Named for Amelia Warren Griffiths (1768-1858), collector from Torquay, Devon, England.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Chit Rocks, Sidmouth, Devon, England (Turner 1802: pl. 37). Lectotype: BM-K (Turner 1802: pl. 37). Notes: Devon (probably near Chit Rock, Sidmouth (Dixon & Irvine 1977: 219).

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Source of current name
Martius, C.F.P. von (1833). Flora brasiliensis seu enumeratio plantarum in Brasilia tam sua sponte quam accedente cultura provenientium, quas in itinere auspiciis Maximiliani Josephi I. Bavariae regis annis 1817-1820 peracto collegit, partim descripsit; alias a Maximiliano seren. principe Widensi, Sellovio aliisque advectas addidit, communibus amicorurn propriisque studiis studii methodum naturalem dispositas et illustratas edidit C. F. Ph. de Martius.... Vol. 1(1) pp. [i]-iv, [1]-390. Stuttgartiae et Turbingae: sumptibus J.G. Cottae.

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